Historic Preservation
ALLIS RANCH: GREENLAND, COLORADO : A Pioneer Ranch on the Palmer Divide
  • Axe
  • Axe
  • 1995.002.40
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  • Stone axe tool, hand held or hafted Spattered with paint, worn smooth... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.8
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  • Small game leghold trap, double long spring. No trigger but similar to Oneida Victor Number 2. Probably made by the combined Oneida and Animal Trap companies.... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.10
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  • Small game leghold trap, single long spring , swing chain attachment on the other side, no ring. Moderate rust, no maker's mark. Well used.... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.9
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  • Small game leghold trap, single short spring lever on one side, swing chain attachment on the other side. The jaws have an extra metal piece reinforcing each jaw from underneath. The trigger is oval shaped with maker's mark "TRIUMPH TRAP CO INC", "SU... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.11
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  • Small game leghold trap, single lever attachment on one end and stake chain attachment on the other end, oval ring at the stake end. Moderate rust. The trigger has the characteristic V opening in the center, indicating the Victor Oneida company. Stam... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.12
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  • Small steel, intact game leghold/foothold trap, single lever longspring on one end and stake chain attachment on the other end. Chain has a round ring and a small wedge-shaped stake at the stake end. Moderate rust. The round trigger has the maker's m... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.13
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  • Small game steel leghold/foothold trap, single lever longspring on one end and stake chain attachment on the other end. Chain has a distorted ring, twisted loop of wire and a small wedge-shaped stake at the stake end. Dog missing. Moderate rust. The... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.14
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  • Small game steel leghold/foothold trap, single longspring and stake chain attachment. Chain has a round ring and a small wedge-shaped stake at the stake end. Good condition with little rust. The round trigger has the maker's mark "TRIUMPH'", PATD, '... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.15
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  • Small game steel leghold/foothold trap, single longspring and stake chain attachment. Unusual chain has a round ring, a small wedge-shaped stake, and a loop hook at the stake end. Moderate rust. The round trigger has the maker's mark "ONEIDA COMMUNI... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.16
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  • Small game steel leghold/foothold trap, single longspring and stake chain attachment. Chain has a round ring, a small wedge-shaped stake. Moderate rust. The round trigger has the maker's mark "ONEIDA VICTOR," on upper edge of the trigger, the signat... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.17
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  • Small game steel leghold/foothold trap, single longspring and stake chain attachment. Chain has a round ring, a small broken wedge-shaped stake. Moderate rust. The round trigger has the maker's mark " VICTOR," stamped on upper edge of the trigger, t... View Full Record
  • Trap, Animal
  • Trap, Animal
  • 1995.002.18
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  • Small game steel leghold/foothold trap, single longspring and stake chain attachment. Chain has a oval ring, a small bent wedge-shaped stake and small links. Moderate rust. The round trigger has the maker's mark " ONEIDA VICTOR, 1" stamped on upper... View Full Record
  • Anvil
  • Anvil
  • 1995.002.1
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  • An American made wrought iron faced with crucible steel stepped beak blacksmith or plowmaker anvil. The anvil is in good condition except that the butt end has been broken, the horn and base are intact. Below the horn is the numeral 6 slightly skewed... View Full Record
  • Bit, Bridle
  • Bit, Bridle
  • 1995.002.27
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  • H-shape horse bit, larger rings at one end for chin strap, small rings at the other end for reins, one ring on each side for cheek straps. One of the side rings is soldered or welded closed with a broken metal piece on the outside welded to the ring.... View Full Record
  • Bit, Bridle
  • Bit, Bridle
  • 1995.002.29
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  • Draft horse watering bit, military style. Wrought iron, slightly rusted, blued. Two (2) mouth piece sides joined in the middle by a loop hinge, pierced on the ends with holes to hold rein rings.... View Full Record
  • Bit, Bridle
  • Bit, Bridle
  • 1995.002.28
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  • Draft horse watering bit. Straight concave bar with rings on either end. Rings have spatula-like extensions. It has light rusty steel metal with metal or bluing showing in a few places.... View Full Record
  • Bit, Bridle
  • Bit, Bridle
  • 1995.002.30
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  • Draft horse watering bit, hand forged. Steel with some rust, metal shows through in places. Two (2) mouth pieces joined in the middle; one with a hole in which the other is looped by bending the end to form the loop. The other ends are bent to form a... View Full Record
  • Bit, Bridle
  • Bit, Bridle
  • 1995.002.31
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  • Draft horse steel watering bit some rust. One (1) straight mouth piece with holes at either end for attachment of rein rings. Ends of the mouth piece are larger than the bar with incised 'heads'.... View Full Record
  • Bit, Bridle
  • Bit, Bridle
  • 1995.002.32
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  • Hand forged draft horse steel watering bit, some rust. Slightly curved mouth piece with the ends bent to form loops for rein rings, very worn. Rings also hand forged. Heavy fabric strap fragments on each ring fastened together with rivets.... View Full Record
  • Bit, Bridle
  • Bit, Bridle
  • 1995.002.48
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  • Horse watering bit. Two (2) separate mouth pieces parallel to each other, looped at the ends. Each mouth piece attached at one end to the large rein ring and at the other end to a small outer ring. Rein rings have spatula-like extensions and multiple... View Full Record
  • Hobble
  • Hobble
  • 1995.002.19
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  • Cow hobble, steel with chain link connector, rusty. Two (2) U-shaped clamps with two (2) holes for attaching two (2) U-shaped fasteners that attach the chain links to the clamps on either end. The chain link is shortened at one end. ... View Full Record
  • Hobble
  • Hobble
  • 1995.002.21
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  • Cow hobble, steel with narrow chain link connector, rusty. 'SO-BOSS' stamped on one clamp, slot at one end for chain link hook. The other clamp is larger with a slight bend just before the keyhole shaped opening for the chain link fastener which is a... View Full Record
  • Hobble
  • Hobble
  • 1995.002.20
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  • Cow hobble, steel with narrow chain link connector, rusty. 'SO-BOSS' stamped on one clamp, slot at one end for chain link hook. The other clamp is larger with a slight bend just before the keyhole shaped opening for the chain link fastener which is a... View Full Record
  • Hobble
  • Hobble
  • 1995.002.22
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  • Cow hobble, steel with narrow chain link connector, rusty. 'SO-BOSS' stamped on one clamp, slot at one end for chain link hook. The other clamp is larger with a deep bend just before the keyhole shaped opening for the chain link fastener which is a m... View Full Record
  • Halter
  • Halter
  • 1995.002.33
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  • Leather and metal draft horse head stall with eye blinders, leather straps with metal buckles; iron two-ring bit with ring extensions. Decorative rivets on leather strapping and baling wire fastening the strap to the right eye blinder.... View Full Record
  • Halter
  • Halter
  • 1995.002.34
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  • Leather and metal draft horse head stall with eye blinders, leather straps with metal buckles; iron two-ring bit with ring extensions. Decorative rivets on leather strapping. Right eye blinder repaired with two plain rivets.... View Full Record
  • Halter
  • Halter
  • 1995.002.35
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  • Draft horse head stall, no blinders, leather straps with metal buckles, metal bit with ring ends and extensions on the rings... View Full Record
  • Halter
  • Halter
  • 1995.002.36
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  • Leather and metal draft horse head stall. leather straps with metal buckles; iron two-ring bit. Rings on the bit are large; one fastened with metal buckle, the other with a leather thong. Simple harness with only nose strap.... View Full Record
  • Singletree
  • Singletree
  • 1995.002.23
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  • Wood and metal singletree for horse-drawn wagon. Deteriorated wood, some rust on metal fastenings. Long bolts with nuts hold the center metal fastening through the wood. Metal hooks on each end hold chain connections.... View Full Record
  • Spring, Box
  • Spring, Box
  • 1995.002.41
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  • Metal coiled box spring for a single bed. ... View Full Record
  • Headboard
  • Headboard
  • 1995.002.42
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  • Wrought iron headboard for single bed. Painted at least twice, one white/cream, one gray or green. Paint is chipped in places to the original finish. It has two metal rosette medallions in the top center and middle of the headboard. No maker's mark.... View Full Record
  • Footboard
  • Footboard
  • 1995.002.43
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  • Wrought iron footboard for single bed. Painted at least twice, one white/cream, one gray or green. Paint is chipped in places to the original finish. It has two metal rosette medallions in the top center and middle of the footboard. No maker's mark.... View Full Record
  • Siderail
  • Siderail
  • 1995.002.44
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  • Wrought iron siderail for single bed. Painted at least twice, one white/cream, one gray or green. Paint is chipped in places to the original finish. Used to support box spring and mattress. No maker's mark. Metal side rail attaches to the headboard... View Full Record
  • Siderail
  • Siderail
  • 1995.002.2
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  • Wrought iron siderail for single bed. Painted at least twice, one white/cream, one gray or green. Paint is chipped in places to the original finish. Used to support box spring and mattress. No maker's mark. Metal side rail attaches to the headboard... View Full Record
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • 1995.002.7
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  • 32 Volt upright vacuum cleaner with fabric covered cord attaching from spring on hard rubber handle to ceramic plug in. The bag is fabric and attaches from the metal base to the handle with a metal clip. On/off switch found on back of handle, north o... View Full Record
  • Stove, Heating
  • Stove, Heating
  • 1995.002.37
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  • Metal water heating/trash burning stove with two burners. It has an open cavity inside for wood, trash or whatever needed burning. The pipe flue is attached as is the cleanout opening. The front and sides of the stove are white enamel with the front... View Full Record
  • Flatiron
  • Flatiron
  • 1995.002.4
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  • Flatiron, used for ironing cloth. Heated on a stove. Handle is six-sided with maker's mark... View Full Record
  • Flatiron
  • Flatiron
  • 1995.002.5
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  • Flatiron, used for ironing cloth. Heated on a stove. Handle is six-sided with maker's mark... View Full Record
  • Flatiron
  • Flatiron
  • 1995.002.6
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  • Flatiron, used for ironing cloth. Heated on a stove. Handle has a twist for easier grip, base has scalloped edge.... View Full Record
  • Watch, Pocket
  • Watch, Pocket
  • 1995.002.39
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  • Man's gold pocket watch. Elgin hand wound. Well worn, not working.... View Full Record
  • Box, Post Office
  • Box, Post Office
  • 1975.001.2
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  • Wood post office boxes U.S. POST OFFICE Made by Postmasters Supply Co. Indianapolis, IND - Kansas City, MO The post office with these furnishings was located in the Allis home in Greenland, CO. The Allises served as postmaster. ... View Full Record
  • Postage Mark
  • Postage Mark
  • 1975.001.3
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  • Cancelled postage mark from Greenland Post Office... View Full Record
  • Tin, Postal Carrier
  • Tin, Postal Carrier
  • 1995.002.3
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  • Tin letter carrier, three shelves inside, metal latch and handle. Contains documents from 1960s: two Notice of Mail Arrival, yellow paper, 1969; nine Notice of Attempt to Deliver Mail, white card, 1970; eight Stamp Stock Purchaxe Request , envelope 1... View Full Record
  • Counter
  • Counter
  • 1975.001.1
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  • Wood counter with glass front for display and storage Glass top for counter 5.7' length, 4.01' height, 0.16' width The post office with these furnishings were located in the Allis home in Greenland, CO. The Allises served as postmaster. ... View Full Record
  • Trunk
  • Trunk
  • 1995.002.24
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  • Black metal auto or truck tool/ trunk, exterior mount. Paint may not be original but in good condition. The interior bottom of the trunk is pine board, looks to have been replaced at some point. Exterior base is of oak and maybe original as there are... View Full Record
  • Car, crank
  • Car, crank
  • 1995.002.25
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  • Heavy metal cranks that fit into the crankshat of an automobile engine to start the engine.... View Full Record
  • Car, crank
  • Car, crank
  • 1995.002.26
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  • Heavy metal cranks that fit into the crankshat of an automobile engine to start the engine.... View Full Record
  • Pasteurizer, Milk
  • Pasteurizer, Milk
  • 1995.002.38
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  • Metal Montgomery Wards Home milk pasteurizer. White canister with lid. Lid has a round red top that may come off but is stuck, two metal handles, and a electric cord. The bucket has a red rectangular control box on one side consisting of a white and... View Full Record
  • Bottle
  • Bottle
  • 1995.002.45
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  • Glass cream bottle, half-pint. Meadow Gold brand. Embossed number 587.9 on bottom edge.... View Full Record
  • Bottle
  • Bottle
  • 1995.002.46
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  • Glass cream bottle, half-pint. Meadow Gold brand. Embossed number 587.7 on bottom edge.... View Full Record
  • Label
  • Label
  • 1995.002.47
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  • Brass label from whiskey barrel. Riveted on a metal band fragment.... View Full Record

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